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Competition #: 2023-05-TFR-02
Closing Date February 1, 2023
Employment Type: Temporary, Full-time 14-Month Term
Location Saskatoon Branch
Compensation Pay Class 16 (range of $27.53 to $34.27 per hour) plus benefit package

When applying, please include competition number 2023-05-TFR-02 in the email subject line.

Duties and responsibilities:

SaskAbilities is dedicated to providing supported employment services to individuals who experience disability or employment barriers. These services are designed to aid in preparing for, securing and maintaining employment. 

The Job Skills for Success Coordinator is an exciting opportunity for an individual to lead a media project new to SaskAbilities, which will deliver content to the public at a national level.

The successful candidate will require highly developed project coordination skills and must have the ability to collaborate with external contractors while recognizing the needs of the organization and clients served. An agile approach to relationship building in many fields, and a curiosity in understanding the needs of people experiencing disabilities/barriers to employment, the job seeker and employer is key to success in the position. The incumbent will be a strong communicator, setting a standard of professionalism.

Duties include:

  • Effectively lead the development and implementation of the Job Skill for Success project, which will deliver engaging and relevant video, visual and electronic supports to individuals seeking employment.
  • Initiate, build and maintain positive relationships with internal staff and external service providers within the Film Production industry, supporting the planning and marketing of events.
  • Provide guidance to ensure written and visual content aligns with SaskAbilities Mission, Vision and Value statements, while meeting the criteria of the production industry and mandates at provincial or federal levels as it pertains to translation.
  • Responsible for scheduling and general oversight of external service providers throughout project to ensure deliverables are completed within defined timeline.
  • Manage project schedules, deliverables and required documentation including project outcome reporting.
  • Track monthly budget spending and develop spending plans to meet the obligations outlined within the contracts.

 

Qualifications:

  • Relevant Post-Secondary education in Communication, Business Administration or Marketing and three years related experience.
  • Project Management or Change Management is an asset
  • Knowledge of the film industry will be an asset
  • Demonstrate the ability to work independently and with a team to deliver results, often under tight timelines
  • Knowledge and understanding of inclusive hiring practices pertaining to individuals experiencing disabilities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, time-management and organizational skills.
  • Familiarity with multiple mixed media platforms, editing and uploading content

Final Candidates are required to provide satisfactory criminal record checks including a vulnerable sector search.

Successful candidates are recommended to have an Auto Pak with at least 1 million dollars in liability insurance.

Submit resume, cover letter and references to:

Mail:    Sherry Faris, Program Manager

SaskAbilities, Saskatoon Branch

1410 Kilburn Ave

Saskatoon, SK    S7M 0J8

Email
careers@saskabilities.ca Please include the position you are applying for and the competition number in the email subject line.

For position-specific questions, please contact the above. Only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

SaskAbilities is an inclusive organization, welcoming individuals of all abilities. We believe in workplace diversity and we do not discriminate in our employee selection. Race, colour, disability, religion, gender, national origin or sexual orientation does not play a role in our hiring decisions.